By mowing less in spring and summer you can give clover, buttercups, dandelions and other flora a chance to flower to help pollinators like bees, butterflies, hoverflies and moths. And enjoy seeing which flowers emerge, adding natural joy and colour to your garden! @LGSpace

How walking opens new horizons

Walking provides just enough diversion to occupy the conscious mind, but sets our subconscious free to roam. Trivial thoughts mingle with important ones, memories sharpen, ideas and insights drift to the surface.

“It’s good to think when you walk, but it’s even better not to,” says Kagge, who prefers to switch his phone off, too. “That’s when you find answers to questions you didn’t even know you had.”

It can’t be valid if I don’t “like” it or it doesn’t entertain me!

Many react negatively to a piece of art if they don't "like" it, as though it is invalid if it doesn’t provide some immediate and light entertainment or isn’t akin to the experience of shopping for a bland consumer item to match the wall paint! As the emotion of liking is typically overly expressed - and therefore not expressive - it demonstrates a worryingly limited lens through which many view what they come into contact with. And, frankly, a severe lack of exploratory spirit. Don’t give the mainstream a challenge, they can’t “like” it!

Here’s an interview about thinking and feeling far beyond “likeable”: